Please check back early next spring for the 2017 IPP workshop schedule!
All IPP training sessions are open to the public and FREE to anyone interested in learning more about the threat of invasive aquatic plants in Maine. Pre-registration required for all workshops.
IPP Plant Paddle – workshop description>>
Invasive Plant Patrol 101 – workshop description >>
Satisfies requirement for IPP Certification
IPP Field Workshops – workshop description>>
IPP Manual Control Workshops – workshop description>>
Click here to view the 2016 Manual Control workshop flyer.
IPP Advanced Plant ID – workshop description>>
With optional Plant ID Proficiency Certification exam
Courtesy Boat Inspector Training – workshop description>>
IPP Custom Training – TBA
Invasive Plant Patrol: Train-the-Trainer Workshops
Volunteer Leadership is an important component of building a state-wide monitoring program. Our Train-the-Trainer Workshops help volunteers interested in taking on a larger role in their lake community to gain the experience and resources necessary for success.
For more information about IPP Leadership training offerings, visit our Volunteer Leadership Training Page.
IPP Leaders’ Roundtable – workshop description >>
TBA, Auburn Public Library, 49 Spring Street, Auburn – Androscoggin Community Room, Ground Floor
IPP View Scope Clinic – workshop description >>
TBA – VLMP Lakes Center, 24 Maple Hill Road, Auburn
How to Lead an IPP Plant Paddle – workshop description >>
Friday, March 3rd, 2017 – Maine Milfoil Summit; USM L/A campus, Lewiston